On July 1, 2015, GS alumnus Joey Falcone '15 signed a minor league contract with the New York Yankees. He has been assigned to the club's Gulf Coast Affiliate. Joey helped lead the Lions to three straight Ivy League titles, and this year, became the first Ivy League player to be named an All-American since 2006. Before matriculating at GS, Joey served six years in the Marine Corps, including two tour in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. Through it all, Joey, the son of a former major leaguer, never lost sight of his dream of playing professional baseball.